Things you can't live without
Indispensable everyday objects are celebrated in the Science Museum's exhibition 'Hidden Heroes'
As the Science Museum opens a 'Hidden Heroes' exhibition showcasing a selection of the many unsung inventions that have a subtle, yet important impact on the way we live, Time Out endorses a selection of the museum's 'hidden heroes' and adds a few of its own. What can't you live without? Let us know in the comments below
13. Fish oil capsules
As any believer will tell you, a regular intake of fish oil means you'll have a fighting chance that your joints will remain supple and your brain intact into old age. Once you'd have had to swig a liquid whose disgusting taste was surpassed only by its vile texture to acquire these benefits; today they can be delivered in a flavourless capsule.